Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities Celebrates Milestone Year and Salutes Antonio R. Flores
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities issued the following news release:
For the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities, 2021 marks a milestone of its founding in 1986 in San Antonio, Texas. In the past 35 years, HACU has grown from 18 charter members to more than 500 member institutions committed to the mission of championing Hispanic success in higher education. Impressively, for the past 25 years, HACU has had the leadership of Antonio R. Flores at the helm.
In 1995, when HACU was searching for its third president and CEO, Flores says he was drawn to the Association because it was positioned to make a huge impact on Hispanic higher education nationwide and for its membership. Since joining HACU on February 26, 1996, Flores has worked non-stop on developing and advancing policy and legislation that support Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) and Hispanic students across the na...